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The Fly (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $37,585,000Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 15th, 1986 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Franchise: Fly
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Keywords: Body Horror
Source:Remake
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 942 $812,422 Oct 3, 1986 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,078 $1,089,025 Sep 26, 1986 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,225 $1,578,462 Sep 19, 1986 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,530 $1,905,248 Sep 12, 1986 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,807 $2,501,186 Sep 5, 1986 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,727 $4,198,506 Aug 29, 1986 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,258 $4,725,970 Aug 22, 1986 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,383 $7,000,423 Aug 15, 1986 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,431 1,195 Aug 15, 1986 3

Cast

Jeff Goldblum    Seth Brundle
David Cronenberg    Gynecologist
Geena Davis    Veronica "Ronnie" Quaife

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Howard Shore

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/08/15 1 $7,000,423   1,195 $5,858   $7,000,423 3
1986/08/22 1 $4,725,970 -32% 1,201 $3,935   $15,681,173 10
1986/08/29 3 $4,198,506 -11% 1,171 $3,585   $22,290,553 17
1986/09/05 3 $2,501,186 -40% 1,171 $2,136   $26,138,982 24
1986/09/12 3 $1,905,248 -24% 1,100 $1,732   $28,865,407 31
1986/09/19 4 $1,578,462 -17% 1,052 $1,500   $31,066,416 38
1986/09/26 7 $1,089,025 -31% 967 $1,126   $32,637,940 45
1986/10/03 10 $812,422 -25% 815 $997   $33,815,680 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/08/15 1 $10,955,203   1,195 $9,168   $10,955,203 7
1986/08/22 1 $7,136,844 -35% 1,201 $5,942   $18,092,047 14
1986/08/29 3 $5,545,749 -22% 1,171 $4,736   $23,637,796 21
1986/09/05 3 $3,322,363 -40% 1,171 $2,837   $26,960,159 28
1986/09/12 3 $2,527,795 -24% 1,100 $2,298   $29,487,954 35
1986/09/19 4 $2,060,961 -18% 1,052 $1,959   $31,548,915 42
1986/09/26 7 $1,454,343 -29% 967 $1,504   $33,003,258 49